There is no need to explain just how much rests on the result this afternoon as Stoke City host Hull at the bet365 Stadium.
The clubs are only separated by two points before kick-off and a win or defeat will be huge for either. It is a day for crossed fingers and lucky pants.
Michael O’Neill has welcomed Ryan Shawcross and Stephen Ward back to training but has a doubt over Jordan Cousins and the match will come too soon for James McClean.
We will bring you all the latest Stoke City debate, news and gossip throughout the day – and all the action as it happens.